Community, Life + Leisure

What I Enjoy – Kelly Shaw

Kelly Shaw | Veterinarian / Equine surgeon Crossroads Veterinary Clinic Where did you grow up? On a family ranch in Watsonville, where from as early as I can remember IRead More
Arts + Entertainment, Life + Leisure, Recreation + Outdoors

Making Tracks

On the Hunt with Bigfoot Daze in Willow Creek… If you’ve ever visited Willow Creek in Humboldt County, you’ve likely picked up on all the nods to Bigfoot. Statues lineRead More
Education, Life + Leisure

Cold Blooded

Redding Reptiles’ Reptile Expo… Have you ever looked closely into the smile of a child handling a snake? First, the brows go up, giving that “I’m actually doing this!” look.Read More
Life + Leisure

Creating Space

IDance Studio in Fort Jones… Dance can be everything from a spontaneous, ecstatic expression to a punishing elite artform. It has the power to heal, initiate, entertain and invigorate, andRead More
Arts + Entertainment, Life + Leisure

Fiddle Me This

Old Time Fiddlers Keep the Beat… The music came over here from Scotland and Ireland, then wound its way through the hills of Appalachia before traveling westward. All that timeRead More
Health + Beauty, Life + Leisure

Heart Break Hope & Triumph

A Healing Journey with Lesa Brackbill. Mother and Author… “I know this was always supposed to be my story,” says author and former Red Bluff resident Lesa Brackbill. “I don’tRead More
Life + Leisure, Recreation + Outdoors

How Does Your Garden Grow

The Redding Wonderland Garden Club Legacy… “Ladybugs were escaping my kitchen.” Many first graders sat anxiously awaiting their very own ladybug. Just a day earlier, the Redding Garden Club membersRead More
Life + Leisure, Recreation + Outdoors

“I would love to live like a river flows, carried by the surprise of its own unfolding.”

-John O’Donohue Whitewater Rafting on the Trinity River… Our raft rushed toward the edge of a waterfall, carried inexorably on a white froth of icy snowmelt. A rock wall loomedRead More
Community, Life + Leisure

What I Enjoy – Dr. Justin Holt, O.D.

Dr. Justin Holt, O.D.Optometrist What do you enjoy most about your job? I truly love what I do. Every part of it. I love being able to help others withRead More
Life + Leisure, Recreation + Outdoors

One Mile at a Time

One a Mission with Bike Against Trafficking… This summer, Redding locals Justin and Anica Pierson and their friends will bike around the United States to join the fight against humanRead More
Education, Life + Leisure

The Power of the Spoken Word

Poetry Out Loud… We all know that high school students date, play sports and video games, and connect on social media. But here’s something unusual: Every year in California andRead More
Food + Dining, Life + Leisure

To Keep the Legacy Alive

Better Walnuts in Red Bluff… For Asa Robinson, Better Walnuts, the direct-to-consumer sales program of his family’s decades-old farm in Red Bluff, is more than a way to market aRead More
Life + Leisure, Recreation + Outdoors

Good to Grow

Annie Hilton’s California Peony Company… A peony’s stunning bloom and sweet aroma are hard to miss, especially when they’re some of the first blossoms in spring. Depending on the variety,Read More
Food + Dining, Life + Leisure

The Great Escape

Elk Cove Inn & Spa and Sibo Restaurant… It’s a long drive to the southern Mendocino Coast. As the ghost pines and blue oaks of California’s interior give way toRead More
Life + Leisure, Recreation + Outdoors

You Know the Drill

Scott Valley Drill Team… The wild west may be awash in images of a lone rider and horse, but being an equestrian can also be a team sport. Just askRead More
Life + Leisure

Let’s Roll

Shasta Classics Car Club… For more than 30 years, Shasta Classics Car Club has provided a space for members to meet up and chat about their old cars. In theRead More
Life + Leisure

In His DNA

A New Project for Steve Wallace to Work Mustang Magic… A line of classic cars spans for a literal mile. Ten thousand attendees show up every day. 1950s-style sunglasses, enoughRead More
Life + Leisure, Recreation + Outdoors

All for the Hall

Prorodeo Hall of Fame and Museum of the American Cowboy… When the Prorodeo Hall of Fame and Museum of the American Cowboy opened in 1979 in Colorado Springs, Colo., itRead More
Arts + Entertainment, Life + Leisure

Painting Perfection

Jim Tyner, Car Painter… Jim Tyner rattles off his latest projects with the ease of an old-school body and paint guy: “I just finished a ’55 Chevy in royal blueRead More
Health + Beauty, Life + Leisure

Thinking of Mom

Welcome to Yreka’s Lona Mae’s… When Kimberlee O’Neal moved from Sonora to Yreka a little more than two years ago, she was disappointed about leaving behind the co-op where she’dRead More